Creating a Padlet Wall

A Padlet wall acts essentially as a white board or collage space to pin notes.

 

Instructions:

Step 1: Go to padlet.com and create an account. Use either your Iowa State University email and/or another account that is associated with your name.

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Note: Be aware of which account you decided to use for your class project since you will be sharing your Padlet wall with your classmates through your email.

Step 2: Create a new Padlet wall by clicking on Create New Padlet.

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Step 3: Start working on your Padlet wall by clicking Modify This Wall. Place the team’s project Title and a small Description about the project into appropriate places.

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Step 4: Change the Wallpaper and Layout on the Modify This Wall page. Add a preset or customized wallpaper and change the layout to stream, grid, or freeform.

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Summary
A great option for instructors to add video discussion topics.
Features
User FriendlyCopy/paste a link to your Grid in Canvas
Cost
Free for all educators.
Where to get help
Company's website
 
Summary
A useful tool to store and share your documents with all of your classes and colleagues. You create folders and decide how to share them.
Features
Canvas integration through embeddingEasily used across devices
Cost
Free available to all ISU faculty
Where to get help
ISU's IT
 
Summary
Allows for threaded, asynchronous communication between students and instructors. Great option for instructors who want to encourage more in depth online discussions.
Features
AL-Supported Online Discussion Platform
Cost
Purchased • Information available on Packback website
Where to get help
Company Website